59 Cagayan de Oro residents contract coronavirus

THE Cagayan de Oro Health Office recorded 59 new coronavirus disease (Covid-19) cases, all which were local transmissions, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the city to 9,562.

Of the 59 new local cases, 41 were local index cases, 10 were close contacts of previously confirmed cases, seven were local authorized persons outside residence (Apors), and one was a mortality.

Cagayan de Oro logged 1,373 active cases, 350 of whom were admitted to the Northern Mindanao Medical Center and other hospitals in the city, and 1,023 were outpatients.

The city also registered 32 new coronavirus-positive persons who were now tagged as "recovered," bringing the total number of recoveries in Cagayan de Oro to 7,765.

The number of Covid-19 deaths in the city is now at 424.

Meanwhile, the total number of Covid-positive individuals in Cagayan de Oro is now at 729, city epidemiologist Dr. Joselito Retuya reported on Wednesday, June 23.

According to Retuya, of the 729 vaccinees, 506 were vaccinated with Sinovac vaccine, 204 were vaccinated with AstraZeneca, 10 with Pfizer, six with Sputnik V, and three Sinopharm.

Of the 506 Covid-positive Sinovac vaccinees, 366 individuals are experiencing mild symptoms, 113 are asymptomatic, 24 are moderate cases, and three are severe cases.

Among the 204 AstraZeneca vaccinees, 135 individuals have mild symptoms, 49 are asymptomatic, 19 have moderate symptoms, and one is a severe case.


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